Jerzy P Szaflarski

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Affiliation: University of Alabama at Birmingham
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Functional MRI of facial emotion processing in left temporal lobe epilepsy
    Jerzy P Szaflarski
    Department of Neurology, UAB Epilepsy Center, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL, USA Center for Imaging Research, University of Cincinnati Academic Health Center, Cincinnati, OH, USA Department of Neurology, University of Cincinnati Academic Health Center, Cincinnati, OH, USA Electronic address
    Epilepsy Behav 32:92-9. 2014
  2. pmc Recovered vs. not-recovered from post-stroke aphasia: the contributions from the dominant and non-dominant hemispheres
    Jerzy P Szaflarski
    Department of Neurology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL, USA
    Restor Neurol Neurosci 31:347-60. 2013
  3. ncbi request reprint The relationship between the localization of the generalized spike and wave discharge generators and the response to valproate
    Jerzy P Szaflarski
    Department of Neurology and Cincinnati Epilepsy Center, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
    Epilepsia 54:471-80. 2013
  4. pmc Cortical reorganization of language functioning following perinatal left MCA stroke
    Jan Mendelt Tillema
    Division of Neurology, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH 45229 3039, USA
    Brain Lang 105:99-111. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint The effects of duration of intractable epilepsy on memory function
    Glenn P Kent
    Department of Psychology, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 9:469-77. 2006
  6. doi request reprint Application of signal detection theory to verbal memory testing to distinguish patients with psychogenic nonepileptic seizures from patients with epileptic seizures
    Kelly A McNally
    Department of Psychology, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH 45221 0376, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 14:597-603. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Functional magnetic resonance imaging reveals changes in language localization in children with benign childhood epilepsy with centrotemporal spikes
    Jennifer Vannest
    Pediatric Neuroimaging Research Consortium, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA
    J Child Neurol 28:435-45. 2013
  8. doi request reprint Reprint of "Cortical reorganization of language functioning following perinatal left MCA stroke" [Brain and Language 105 (2008) 99-111]
    Jan Mendelt Tillema
    Division of Neurology, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, 3333 Burnet Avenue, Cincinnati, OH 45229 3039, USA
    Brain Lang 106:184-94. 2008
  9. doi request reprint The effect of seizures on working memory and executive functioning performance
    Leah Chapman Black
    Department of Psychology, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH 45221 0376, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 17:412-9. 2010
  10. doi request reprint Optimism, pessimism, and neuropsychological performance across semiology-based subtypes of psychogenic nonepileptic seizures
    Nathan M Griffith
    Department of Psychology, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH 45221, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 13:478-84. 2008

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Publications74

  1. doi request reprint Functional MRI of facial emotion processing in left temporal lobe epilepsy
    Jerzy P Szaflarski
    Department of Neurology, UAB Epilepsy Center, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL, USA Center for Imaging Research, University of Cincinnati Academic Health Center, Cincinnati, OH, USA Department of Neurology, University of Cincinnati Academic Health Center, Cincinnati, OH, USA Electronic address
    Epilepsy Behav 32:92-9. 2014
    ..not controlled) is more pronounced, indicating a significant relationship between seizure control and emotion processing. ..
  2. pmc Recovered vs. not-recovered from post-stroke aphasia: the contributions from the dominant and non-dominant hemispheres
    Jerzy P Szaflarski
    Department of Neurology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL, USA
    Restor Neurol Neurosci 31:347-60. 2013
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint The relationship between the localization of the generalized spike and wave discharge generators and the response to valproate
    Jerzy P Szaflarski
    Department of Neurology and Cincinnati Epilepsy Center, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
    Epilepsia 54:471-80. 2013
    ....
  4. pmc Cortical reorganization of language functioning following perinatal left MCA stroke
    Jan Mendelt Tillema
    Division of Neurology, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH 45229 3039, USA
    Brain Lang 105:99-111. 2008
    ..Functional MRI was used to determine differences in patterns of cortical activation between children who suffered perinatal left middle cerebral artery (MCA) stroke and healthy children performing a silent verb generation task...
  5. ncbi request reprint The effects of duration of intractable epilepsy on memory function
    Glenn P Kent
    Department of Psychology, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 9:469-77. 2006
    ..These results have implications for the strategy of treatment and counseling of patients with intractable temporal lobe epilepsy...
  6. doi request reprint Application of signal detection theory to verbal memory testing to distinguish patients with psychogenic nonepileptic seizures from patients with epileptic seizures
    Kelly A McNally
    Department of Psychology, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH 45221 0376, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 14:597-603. 2009
    ....
  7. doi request reprint Functional magnetic resonance imaging reveals changes in language localization in children with benign childhood epilepsy with centrotemporal spikes
    Jennifer Vannest
    Pediatric Neuroimaging Research Consortium, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA
    J Child Neurol 28:435-45. 2013
    ....
  8. doi request reprint Reprint of "Cortical reorganization of language functioning following perinatal left MCA stroke" [Brain and Language 105 (2008) 99-111]
    Jan Mendelt Tillema
    Division of Neurology, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, 3333 Burnet Avenue, Cincinnati, OH 45229 3039, USA
    Brain Lang 106:184-94. 2008
    ..Functional MRI was used to determine differences in patterns of cortical activation between children who suffered perinatal left middle cerebral artery (MCA) stroke and healthy children performing a silent verb generation task...
  9. doi request reprint The effect of seizures on working memory and executive functioning performance
    Leah Chapman Black
    Department of Psychology, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH 45221 0376, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 17:412-9. 2010
    ..These results have implications for early diagnosis and intervention in both groups...
  10. doi request reprint Optimism, pessimism, and neuropsychological performance across semiology-based subtypes of psychogenic nonepileptic seizures
    Nathan M Griffith
    Department of Psychology, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH 45221, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 13:478-84. 2008
    ..Overall, the results of the present study suggest that classification into semiology-based subtypes and study of normal personality traits among patients with PNES may have clinical significance...
  11. pmc Poststroke aphasia recovery assessed with functional magnetic resonance imaging and a picture identification task
    Jerzy P Szaflarski
    Department of Neurology, University of Cincinnati Academic Health Center, Cincinnati, Ohio 45267 0525, USA
    J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis 20:336-45. 2011
    ..This study documents the utility of the picture-identification task for poststroke language recovery evaluation. Our data suggest that adult stroke patients use functional peristroke areas to perform language functions...
  12. pmc A 10-year longitudinal fMRI study of narrative comprehension in children and adolescents
    Jerzy P Szaflarski
    Department of Neurology, University of Cincinnati Academic Health Center, Cincinnati, OH, USA
    Neuroimage 63:1188-95. 2012
    ....
  13. doi request reprint Initial EEG predicts outcomes in a trial of levetiracetam vs. fosphenytoin for seizure prevention
    Linda A Steinbaugh
    Department of Neurology, University of Cincinnati Academic Health Center, Cincinnati, OH 45267 0525, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 23:280-4. 2012
    ....
  14. doi request reprint Moderating effect of optimism on emotional distress and seizure control in adults with temporal lobe epilepsy
    Kiely M Donnelly
    Department of Psychology, University of Cincinnati, One Edwards Center, Cincinnati, OH 45221, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 18:374-80. 2010
    ..An interaction between emotional distress and explanatory style was not observed. Thus, for individuals with higher levels of intelligence, depression may be an important pathway in linking emotional distress to poor seizure control...
  15. pmc Comprehensive presurgical functional MRI language evaluation in adult patients with epilepsy
    Jerzy P Szaflarski
    Department of Neurology, University of Cincinnati Academic Health Center, Cincinnati, OH 45267 0525, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 12:74-83. 2008
    ....
  16. pmc fMRI shows atypical language lateralization in pediatric epilepsy patients
    Weihong Yuan
    Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Imaging Research Center, Cincinnati, Ohio 45229, USA
    Epilepsia 47:593-600. 2006
    ..The goal of this study was to compare language lateralization between pediatric epilepsy patients and healthy children...
  17. pmc Left-handedness and language lateralization in children
    Jerzy P Szaflarski
    Department of Neurology, University of Cincinnati Academic Health Center, Cincinnati, OH, USA
    Brain Res 1433:85-97. 2012
    ..e., independent of handedness) indicating the presence of similar mechanisms for language lateralization in left- and right-handed children...
  18. pmc Compensatory brain activation for recognition memory in patients with medication-resistant epilepsy
    James C Eliassen
    Center for Imaging Research, Cincinnati Epilepsy Center, University of Cincinnati Academic Health Center, Cincinnati, OH 45267 0525, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 13:463-9. 2008
    ....
  19. doi request reprint Physician work intensity among medical specialties: emerging evidence on its magnitude and composition
    Ronnie D Horner
    Department of Public Health Sciences, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH 45219, USA
    Med Care 49:1007-11. 2011
    ..Similarities and differences in physician work intensity among specialties are poorly understood but have implications for quality of care, patient safety, practice organization and management, and payment...
  20. ncbi request reprint Medial temporal fMRI activation reflects memory lateralization and memory performance in patients with epilepsy
    Jennifer Vannest
    Division of Neurology, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH 45229 3039, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 12:410-8. 2008
    ..Neither age of onset nor duration of epilepsy was significantly related to LI. These results indicate that focal epilepsy may influence the functional neuroanatomy of memory function...
  21. ncbi request reprint Psychopathology and quality of life: psychogenic non-epileptic seizures versus epilepsy
    Jerzy P Szaflarski
    Department of Neurology, University of Cincinnati Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH, USA
    Med Sci Monit 9:CR113-8. 2003
    ..Although psychopathology may reduce HRQOL, it is not known whether patients with PNES and epilepsy are similarly affected. We aimed to compare the relationship between psychopathology and HRQOL in PNES and treatment resistant epilepsy...
  22. pmc Cortical and subcortical contributions to absence seizure onset examined with EEG/fMRI
    Jerzy P Szaflarski
    Department of Neurology, University of Cincinnati Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH 45267 0525, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 18:404-13. 2010
    ....
  23. pmc Semantic association investigated with functional MRI and independent component analysis
    Kwang Ki Kim
    Department of Neurology, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH 45267 0525, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 20:613-22. 2011
    ..These results are analyzed and presented in the framework of a biologically plausible theoretical model in preparation for similar analyses in patients with right- or left-hemispheric epilepsies...
  24. doi request reprint A group independent component analysis of covert verb generation in children: a functional magnetic resonance imaging study
    Prasanna Karunanayaka
    Imaging Research Center, Children s Hospital Research Foundation, Children s Hospital Medical Center, and Department of Neurology and Center for Imaging Research, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA
    Neuroimage 51:472-87. 2010
    ..In this context, group ICA of fMRI data from our large sample of children aged 5-18 years provides strong evidence in support of the regionally weighted model for cognitive neurodevelopment of language networks...
  25. pmc Females and males are highly similar in language performance and cortical activation patterns during verb generation
    Jane B Allendorfer
    Department of Neurology, University of Cincinnati Academic Health Center, Cincinnati, OH 45267 0525, USA
    Cortex 48:1218-33. 2012
    ..To test the existence of sex differences in cortical activation during verb generation when performance is controlled for...
  26. doi request reprint Age accounts for racial differences in ischemic stroke volume in a population-based study
    Tarek Zakaria
    Department of Neurology, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, Ohio 45267 0525, USA
    Cerebrovasc Dis 26:376-80. 2008
    ..5 cm. However, it is not known if stroke volume was similar between black and white patients within the same study population...
  27. ncbi request reprint Differences in paracingulate connectivity associated with epileptiform discharges and uncontrolled seizures in genetic generalized epilepsy
    Benjamin P Kay
    Neuroscience Graduate Program, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, Ohio, U S A Pediatric Neuroimaging Research Consortium, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio, U S A
    Epilepsia 55:256-63. 2014
    ..However, the effect of generalized spike and wave discharges (GSWDs) and/or seizures on resting-state functional connectivity (RSFC) is not well understood...
  28. pmc Cortical plasticity following motor skill learning during mental practice in stroke
    Stephen J Page
    Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, University of Cincinnati Academic Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio 45267 0394, USA
    Neurorehabil Neural Repair 23:382-8. 2009
    ..As a next step, this 10-subject case series examined the possibility that cortical plasticity is a mechanism underlying the treatment effect of MP when combined with RTP...
  29. ncbi request reprint The use of self-generation procedures facilitates verbal memory in individuals with seizure disorders
    Bruce K Schefft
    Department of Psychology, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH 45221 0376, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 13:162-8. 2008
    ..A memory encoding strategy that actively involves patient participation enhances memory performance...
  30. ncbi request reprint Accuracy of self-reported neuropsychological functioning in individuals with epileptic or psychogenic nonepileptic seizures
    Jamison D Fargo
    Department of Psychology, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 5:143-50. 2004
    ..Given the inaccuracies that exist in patient self-report, results highlight the importance of a comprehensive neuropsychological assessment when evaluating the neurocognitive status of individuals with seizures...
  31. pmc Reduced default mode network connectivity in treatment-resistant idiopathic generalized epilepsy
    Benjamin P Kay
    Neuroscience Graduate Program, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
    Epilepsia 54:461-70. 2013
    ..Therefore, the aim of this study was to examine resting-state default mode network (DMN) functional connectivity in patients with treatment-resistant IGE...
  32. ncbi request reprint Relationship between semiology of psychogenic nonepileptic seizures and Minnesota Multiphasic Personality Inventory profile
    Nathan M Griffith
    Department of Psychology, Cincinnati, OH, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 11:105-11. 2007
    ..Our study also may inform the methodology of future investigations of psychopathology among patients with PNES by providing support for content-based interpretation of the MMPI...
  33. doi request reprint Affected arm use and cortical change in stroke patients exhibiting minimal hand movement
    Stephen J Page
    University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH, USA
    Neurorehabil Neural Repair 24:195-203. 2010
    ..In light of these challenges, the current study examined the efficacy of a repetitive task-specific training (RTP) regimen using an electrical stimulation neuroprosthesis in stroke patients exhibiting no affected wrist or hand movement...
  34. pmc Seizures are common in the acute setting of childhood stroke: a population-based study
    Madeline A Chadehumbe
    Division of Child Neurology, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
    J Child Neurol 24:9-12. 2009
    ..As compared with adults, seizures within the acute setting of childhood stroke are common with an occurrence rate in our population of 58%...
  35. doi request reprint Prospective, randomized, single-blinded comparative trial of intravenous levetiracetam versus phenytoin for seizure prophylaxis
    Jerzy P Szaflarski
    Department of Neurology, University of Cincinnati Academic Health Center, 260 Stetson Street, Rm 2350, Cincinnati, OH 45267 0525, USA
    Neurocrit Care 12:165-72. 2010
    ..Anti-epileptic drugs are commonly used for seizure prophylaxis after neurological injury. We performed a study comparing intravenous (IV) levetiracetam (LEV) to IV phenytoin (PHT) for seizure prophylaxis after neurological injury...
  36. pmc Evaluating hippocampal internal architecture on MRI: inter-rater reliability of a proposed scoring system
    Lawrence W Ver Hoef
    UAB Epilepsy Center, Department of Neurology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL, United States
    Epilepsy Res 106:146-54. 2013
    ..We propose a visual scoring system that rates HIA clarity from 1 (imperceptible) to 4 (excellent) and report the inter-rater reliability (IRR) of this system...
  37. doi request reprint Predictive value of hippocampal internal architecture asymmetry in temporal lobe epilepsy
    Lawrence W Ver Hoef
    UAB Epilepsy Center, Department of Neurology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL, United States
    Epilepsy Res 106:155-63. 2013
    ....
  38. pmc Reliability of fMRI for studies of language in post-stroke aphasia subjects
    Kenneth P Eaton
    Imaging Research Center, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Research Foundation, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
    Neuroimage 41:311-22. 2008
    ..These quantitative measures of inter-scan variability support the proposed use of these fMRI paradigms for longitudinal mapping of neural reorganization of language processing following left hemispheric insult...
  39. pmc The effects of temporal lobe epilepsy on scene encoding
    Cristina Bigras
    Department of Psychology, University of Cincinnati Academic Health Center, Cincinnati, OH, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 26:11-21. 2013
    ..049). These findings indicate that, despite the negative effects of epilepsy, memory functioning is better supported by the affected hemisphere than the hemisphere contralateral to the seizure focus...
  40. pmc Excitatory repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation induces improvements in chronic post-stroke aphasia
    Jerzy P Szaflarski
    Department of Neurology, University of Cincinnati Academic Health Center, Cincinnati, OH 45267 0525, USA
    Med Sci Monit 17:CR132-9. 2011
    ....
  41. ncbi request reprint Quality of life in medication-resistant epilepsy: the effects of patient's age, age at seizure onset, and disease duration
    Magdalena Szaflarski
    Institute for the Study of Health, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 8:547-51. 2006
    ..The goal of this study was to examine the effects of age, age at seizure onset, and duration of epilepsy on health-related quality of life (HRQOL) in patients with medication-resistant epilepsy...
  42. ncbi request reprint Measuring depressive symptoms among treatment-resistant seizure disorder patients: POMS Depression scale as an alternative to the BDI-II
    Nathan M Griffith
    Department of Psychology, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 7:266-72. 2005
    ..These results suggest that the POMS-D may be effective in measuring reported depressive symptoms among seizure disorder patients...
  43. doi request reprint Temporal and subjective work demands in office-based patient care: an exploration of the dimensions of physician work intensity
    C Jeff Jacobson
    Department of Anthropology, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH, USA
    Med Care 49:52-8. 2011
    ..Existing, brief work intensity measures have been used in physician studies, but their validity in clinical settings has not been established...
  44. pmc Seizure control in patients with idiopathic generalized epilepsies: EEG determinants of medication response
    Jerzy P Szaflarski
    Department of Neurology, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH 45267 0525, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 17:525-30. 2010
    ..These findings suggest that patients with IGEs with poor seizure control may have atypical IGEs with possibly focal, for example, frontal, rather than thalamic onset...
  45. pmc Language networks in children: evidence from functional MRI studies
    Jennifer Vannest
    Pediatric Neuroimaging Research Consortium, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Research Foundation and Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, 3333 Burnet Avenue, Cincinnati, OH 45229 5033, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 192:1190-6. 2009
    ..The purpose of our study was to review functional MRI and other neuroimaging studies of language skills in children from infancy to adulthood...
  46. doi request reprint The incidence of seizures in patients undergoing therapeutic hypothermia after resuscitation from cardiac arrest
    William A Knight
    University of Cincinnati, Department of Emergency Medicine, 231 Albert Sabin Way, ML 0769, Cincinnati, OH 45267 0769, USA University of Cincinnati, Department of Neurosurgery, Division of Neurocritical Care, 231 Albert Sabin Way, ML 0769, Cincinnati, OH 45267 0769, USA Electronic address
    Epilepsy Res 106:396-402. 2013
    ..The prevalence and clinical significance of seizures in comatose survivors of cardiac arrest undergoing therapeutic hypothermia is not well described...
  47. pmc A longitudinal functional magnetic resonance imaging study of language development in children 5 to 11 years old
    Jerzy P Szaflarski
    Department of Neurology, University of Cincinnati Medical Center, OH, USA
    Ann Neurol 59:796-807. 2006
    ..The aim of this study was to conduct a 5-year longitudinal investigation of language development using functional magnetic resonance imaging in healthy children...
  48. ncbi request reprint Seizure disorders, depression, and health-related quality of life
    Jerzy P Szaflarski
    Department of Neurology and Cincinnati Epilepsy Center, University of Cincinnati Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH 45267 0525, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 5:50-7. 2004
    ..We conclude that evaluating and treating mood states is as important as treating PNES itself when caring for patients with PNES, and it might be the first step toward improving their QOL...
  49. ncbi request reprint Levetiracetam use in critically ill patients
    Jerzy P Szaflarski
    Department of Neurology, University of Cincinnati Medical Center, MSB Rm 4506, ML 0525, 231 Albert B Sabin Way, Cincinnati, OH 45267 0525, USA
    Neurocrit Care 7:140-7. 2007
    ..Levetiracetam (LEV) is used in the setting of acute brain injury for seizure treatment or prophylaxis but its safety and efficacy in this setting is unknown...
  50. pmc The effects of left or right hemispheric epilepsy on language networks investigated with semantic decision fMRI task and independent component analysis
    Prasanna Karunanayaka
    Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 20:623-32. 2011
    ..Further, these results document the advantages of using group ICA for investigating the effects of disease state (e.g., epilepsy) on the network subserving cognitive processing and provide an interesting avenue for further exploration...
  51. pmc Seizure control in patients with epilepsy: the physician vs. medication factors
    Jerzy P Szaflarski
    Department of Neurology and the Cincinnati Epilepsy Center, University of Cincinnati Academic Health Center, Cincinnati, OH, USA
    BMC Health Serv Res 8:264. 2008
    ..This study compares the relative effects of provider type (epileptologist vs. other neurologist) and pharmacologic treatment (newer vs. older antiepileptic drugs) on seizure control in patients with epilepsy...
  52. pmc Topiramate and its effect on fMRI of language in patients with right or left temporal lobe epilepsy
    Jerzy P Szaflarski
    Department of Neurology, University of Cincinnati Academic Health Center, Cincinnati, OH 45267 0525, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 24:74-80. 2012
    ..These findings may, in part, explain the negative effects of TPM on cognition and language performance and support the notion that TPM may affect the results of language fMRI lateralization/localization...
  53. pmc Changes in white matter integrity follow excitatory rTMS treatment of post-stroke aphasia
    Jane B Allendorfer
    Department of Neurology, University of Cincinnati Academic Health Center, Cincinnati, OH, USA
    Restor Neurol Neurosci 30:103-13. 2012
    ....
  54. pmc Chronic isolated hemifacial spasm as a manifestation of epilepsia partialis continua
    Alberto J Espay
    Department of Neurology and the Neuroscience Institute, University of Cincinnati Academic Health Center, Cincinnati, OH 45267 0525, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 12:332-6. 2008
    ....
  55. ncbi request reprint Incidence of seizures in the acute phase of stroke: a population-based study
    Jerzy P Szaflarski
    Department of Neurology and the Neuroscience Institute, University of Cincinnati Academic Health Center, Cincinnati, Ohio 45267 0525, USA
    Epilepsia 49:974-81. 2008
    ..We aimed to establish the incidence of acute poststroke seizures in a biracial cohort and to determine whether acute seizure occurrence differs by race/ethnicity, stroke subtype, and/or stroke localization...
  56. pmc Right hemispheric participation in semantic decision improves performance
    Kiely M Donnelly
    Department of Psychology, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH 45221, USA
    Brain Res 1419:105-16. 2011
    ..Overall, our results suggest that improved performance on both intra- and extra-scanner measures of semantic processing are associated with increased recruitment of right hemispheric regions...
  57. pmc Different patterns of language activation in post-stroke aphasia are detected by overt and covert versions of the verb generation fMRI task
    Jane B Allendorfer
    Department of Neurology, University of Cincinnati Academic Health Center, Cincinnati, OH 45267 0525, USA
    Med Sci Monit 18:CR135-7. 2012
    ..Post-stroke language functions depend on the relative contributions of the dominant and non-dominant hemispheres. Thus, we aimed to identify the neural correlates of overt and covert verb generation in adult post-stroke aphasia...
  58. pmc Constraint-induced aphasia therapy stimulates language recovery in patients with chronic aphasia after ischemic stroke
    Jerzy P Szaflarski
    Department of Neurology, University of Cincinnati Academic Health Center, Cincinnati, OH, U S A and The Neuroscience Institute, Cincinnati, OH 45267 0525, USA
    Med Sci Monit 14:CR243-250. 2008
    ..The goals of this pilot study were to implement the original German CIAT protocol, refine the treatment program, and confirm its efficacy in patients with chronic aphasia...
  59. pmc Mapping anterior temporal lobe language areas with fMRI: a multicenter normative study
    Jeffrey R Binder
    Department of Neurology, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    Neuroimage 54:1465-75. 2011
    ....
  60. pmc fMRI study of language lateralization in children and adults
    Jerzy P Szaflarski
    Department of Neurology, University of Cincinnati Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio 45267 0525, USA
    Hum Brain Mapp 27:202-12. 2006
    ..Our findings indicate that language lateralization to the dominant hemisphere increases between the ages 5 and 20 years, plateaus between 20 and 25 years, and slowly decreases between 25 and 70 years...
  61. ncbi request reprint Age-related connectivity changes in fMRI data from children listening to stories
    Prasanna R Karunanayaka
    Imaging Research Center, Children s Hospital Medical Center, 3333 Burnet Ave ML 5031, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA
    Neuroimage 34:349-60. 2007
    ..The classical Wernicke-Geschwind (WG) model for speech processing is expanded to a two-route model involving a direct route between Broca's and Wernicke's area and an indirect route involving the parietal lobe...
  62. ncbi request reprint Racial/ethnic disparities in the treatment of epilepsy: what do we know? What do we need to know?
    Magdalena Szaflarski
    Institute for the Study of Health, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 9:243-64. 2006
    ..We propose a framework to identify the array of disparities, points of intervention, and interventions...
  63. pmc Moderating effects of music on resting state networks
    Benjamin P Kay
    Department of Neurology, University of Cincinnati Academic Health Center, Cincinnati, OH 45267 0525, USA
    Brain Res 1447:53-64. 2012
    ..We conclude that music-listening is a valid condition under which the DMN can be studied...
  64. ncbi request reprint High-resolution functional MRI at 3T in healthy and epilepsy subjects: hippocampal activation with picture encoding task
    Jerzy P Szaflarski
    Department of Neurology, University of Cincinnati Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 5:244-52. 2004
    ..Furthermore, these results suggest that a larger study to test the utility of high-resolution fMRI in epilepsy presurgical evaluation is needed...
  65. pmc Simultaneous EEG/functional magnetic resonance imaging at 4 Tesla: correlates of brain activity to spontaneous alpha rhythm during relaxation
    Mark W DiFrancesco
    Division of Pediatric Radiology, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Pediatric Neuroimaging Research Consortium, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
    J Clin Neurophysiol 25:255-64. 2008
    ....
  66. ncbi request reprint Cortical reorganization following modified constraint-induced movement therapy: a study of 4 patients with chronic stroke
    Jerzy P Szaflarski
    Department of Neurology, University of Cincinnati Medical Center, OH 45267, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 87:1052-8. 2006
    ..To determine whether cortical changes occur following participation in a program of modified constraint-induced movement therapy (mCIMT)...
  67. doi request reprint Nonepileptic psychogenic status: markedly prolonged psychogenic nonepileptic seizures
    Barbara A Dworetzky
    The Edward B Bromfield Epilepsy Program, Department of Neurology, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 19:65-8. 2010
    ..Future research needs are discussed...
  68. doi request reprint Modified constraint-induced therapy in chronic stroke: results of a single-blinded randomized controlled trial
    Stephen J Page
    Department of Rehabilitation Sciences, University of Cincinnati Academic Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
    Phys Ther 88:333-40. 2008
    ....
  69. ncbi request reprint Effects of zonisamide on the electroencephalogram of a patient with juvenile myoclonic epilepsy
    Jerzy P Szaflarski
    Department of Neurology, University of Cincinnati Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH 45267 0525, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 5:1024-6. 2004
    ..This case report suggests that zonisamide may be effective in the treatment of medication-resistant idiopathic generalized epilepsy and that it may lead to a significant improvement of the EEG...
  70. pmc Brain-mapping techniques for evaluating poststroke recovery and rehabilitation: a review
    James C Eliassen
    Center for Imaging Research, University of Cincinnati Academic Health Center, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
    Top Stroke Rehabil 15:427-50. 2008
    ..The authors also provide suggestions on using these techniques in tandem to more thoroughly address the outstanding questions in the field...
  71. ncbi request reprint Quality of life in psychogenic nonepileptic seizures
    Jerzy P Szaflarski
    Department of Neurology and Institute for Health Policy and Health Services Research, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, Ohio, U S A
    Epilepsia 44:236-42. 2003
    ..The relation between these factors and PNESs is not well established. In this study, we compared HRQOL in patients with PNESs with that of patients with ESs...
  72. doi request reprint Clinical work intensity among physician specialties: how might we assess it? What do we find?
    Ronnie D Horner
    Department of Public Health Sciences, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH 45219, USA
    Med Care 49:108-13. 2011
    ..The utility of available instruments for clinical work intensity assessment is unknown...
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